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The location of Spring Creek Cemetery









A visit to the Spring Creek Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Spring Creek Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Spring Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #26405)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Spring Creek Cemetery ...

The Spring Creek Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in Greenville. Greenville lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Spring Creek Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Spring Creek Cemetery

Lat:   31.9203°   (31° 55' 13")

Lon:   -86.4497°   (-86° 26' 58")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Spring Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Butler County.

Andress Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Antioch East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Armstrong Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #21540

Cauthens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Dry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Moriah Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #24533

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Myrtlewood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Oak Bowery Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Panola Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Perdue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Sardis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Crenshaw County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Sawyer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Springhill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Summer Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Lowndes County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Spring Creek Cemetery.

Ada   [Map]     Kent   [Map]    
Bolling   [Map]     Lapine   [Map]    
Cherokee Village   [Map]     Letohatchee   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Luverne   [Map]    
Fort Deposit   [Map]     Petrey   [Map]    
Grady   [Map]     Pintlala   [Map]    
Greenville   [Map]     Ramer   [Map]    
Hayneville   [Map]     Rutledge   [Map]    
Highland Home   [Map]     Sandy Ridge   [Map]    
Honoraville   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Spring Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Butler County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Spring Creek Cemetery.

Chapman   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery
 
Fort Deposit   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery
 
Greenville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery
 
Hayneville   [Map]
 - Located in Lowndes County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Spring Creek Cemetery
 
Luverne   [Map]
 - Located in Crenshaw County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Spring Creek Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Spring Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Alabama:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Autauga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Barbour County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Bullock County:     Cyndi's
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Coffee County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Conecuh County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Coosa County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Crenshaw County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dale County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Dallas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Elmore County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Geneva County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lowndes County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Macon County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wilcox County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Alabama:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Butler County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Alabama
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Alabama
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Spring Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #26405)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Alabama,
Cemeteries of Butler County
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Alabama

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Spring Creek Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Spring Creek Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Spring Creek Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Spring Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #135792   (Name of Record: Spring Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 31.9201508     Lon: -86.4496922   [Map]
Elev: 120         Map Name: Danielsville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #26405

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Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Spring Creek Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9203, Longitude: -86.4497     [Map].

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